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Remembering the defeat of the Briggs Initiative

Remembering the defeat of the Briggs Initiative

Kimberly Mitchell, Staff Writer

November 13, 2018

On Tuesday night, the nation was yet again divided into red and blue in what many have called the most crucial midterm election of our lifetime. However, this November was not the first time midterm tensions were high. At least not for California. In 1978, California State Sen. John Briggs placed ...

ScotSkim: remembering icons

ScotSkim: remembering icons

Emma Romanowsky, Highlander Editor-in-Chief

September 4, 2018

John McCain’s funerals bring together Democrats and Republicans The memorial services honoring the late Senator John McCain brought together more than 2,000 people, Republicans and Democrats alike. In the front row, sat former presidents George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and Barack Obama, along with ...

Remembering Emma Kasper

Claire Porter, Staff Writer

May 29, 2014

As seniors get ready to walk in pairs down the football field, pass around inflatable balls in the bleachers, and strut across the stage to receive their diplomas, it’s important to remember those who will not be in attendance. Emma Kasper, a student who would have been a member of the graduating...

Remembering the soldiers

May 28, 2012

To many students, Memorial Day merely signifies a day off school. We spend the day with our friends and family, and even though in the back of our mind Memorial Day is for remembering our soldiers, we seem to overlook what really matters. On Friday, the day before the three day weekend, I watched...

Heroes of the Civil Rights Movement: Remembering Dr. King

Heroes of the Civil Rights Movement: Remembering Dr. King

January 17, 2011

[media-credit name="Steven Tsujisaka" align="alignleft" width="246"][/media-credit] On Jan. 17, students and teachers took the day off to remember Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. King is well known for being an iconic figure in the evolution of civil rights in the United States and around the world, using non...

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